GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Sheffield Country Walk

53 miles (85 km)

Explore the countryside around the city of Sheffield on this interesting circular walk. There's some truly splendid Peak District scenery to enjoy including views of Damflask Reservoir, Agden Reservoir and Dale Dike Reservoir. You also pass Treeton Dyke, Rother Valley Country Park and Stanage Edge - a popular spot for climbers and one of the major highlights of the Peak District.
The walk is wayamarked with a yellow and green arrow.

Sheffield Country Walk OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Sheffield Country Walk Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking


There's a couple of very nice pubs located in the villages of High and Low Bradfield, just to the east of the Agden and Dale Dike reservoirs. The Old Horns Inn is a traditional English pub set in the incredible Bradfield countryside. Located in an enviable position with views over the Bradfield Moors and next to St. Nicholas' church, the Old Horns is established as one of the best pubs in England, having won a number of Thwaites Awards including ‘Pub of the Year’ and ‘Best Food.’ There's also a fantastic outdoor terrace and beer garden to relax in on warmer days. The pub is very walker and dog friendly and can be found just to the east of the reservoir on Towngate, with a postcode ofS6 6LG for your sat navs.
The Plough Inn is another fine option. There's an open fire, with a large beer garden and a great menu. It's located close to the village green, with a picturesque stream, picnic area and fantastic cricket pitch. You can find it at Low Bradfield with a postcode of S6 6HW.

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

The route is coincident with the Dronfield 2000 Rotary Walk north of the town of Dronfield. The circular walk runs for about 12 miles through the woods and countryside surrounding the Derbyshire town.


Sheffield Country walk looking towards Strines Moor and Boot's Folly - - 2874299

Sheffield Country walk looking towards Strines Moor and Boot's Folly

Trig Point Stanage Edge - - 968404

Trig Point Stanage Edge

The Sheffield Country Walk near Bowshaw - - 2967641

The Sheffield Country Walk near Bowshaw

The Sheffield Country Walk - - 178497

Three walkers standing on crags on southern Burbage Moor - beyond is valley to Higger Tor. In the mist.

Sheffield Country Walk Path - - 3064565

Burbage view

The Sheffield Country Walk near Eckington - - 2012390

Near Eckington

Damflask Reservoir - - 1003585

Damflask Reservoir

Agden Reservoir - - 945500

Agden Reservoir


GPS Files

GPX File

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Memory Map Route

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